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Franchot notes tax credit with health care reform

July 22, 2013

Small employers that provide health coverage are eligible for the tax credit if they have fewer than 25 full-time equivalent employees for the tax year, pay less than $50,000 in annual wages for the employees and pay at least 50 percent of the employee-only premium cost.... Read more »

MD official urges businesses to take part in program for tax credits in health care reform

July 19, 2013

The Associated Press July 19, 2013 ANNAPOLIS, Md. — The comptroller of Maryland is urging small businesses to take advantage of tax credit they could be eligible for relating to health care reform. Comptroller Peter Franchot is scheduled on Monday to talk about a pilot program to see how well mailings to more than 5,000 ... Read more »

Franchot: Health insurance tax credits are available now for small businesses

“This is an example of how the Affordable Care Act is helping Maryland businesses right now,” said Health Care for All President Vincent DeMarco. “We are doing everything we can to make sure small businesses know about it.”... Read more »

Health reform outreach begins in Maryland and across the country

June 24, 2013

...Miles said, "The hope is, faith leaders will address it from the pulpit and in small groups in their churches and invite in ambassadors who are trained lay people who can share with their congregation what the Affordable Care Act can do for their families."... Read more »

MD Advocates should now focus on health care

February 4, 2013

It is important for those advocates who were engaged in the successful campaign for marriage equality to now turn their attention and efforts to make sure that Maryland’s implementation of the Affordable Care Act goes as far as it possibly can to guarantee meaningful access to quality, affordable health care for LGBT Marylanders.... Read more »

Radio ad launched to celebrate affirmation of Affordable Care Act

November 8, 2012

“By re-electing President Obama on November 6 the American people reaffirmed the Affordable Care Act,” said Vincent DeMarco, President of the Maryland Health Care For All! Coalition.... Read more »

Maryland remains ahead in implementing health care reforms

November 5, 2012

Maryland is better prepared than most states to implement the reforms, said Vincent DeMarco, president of the Baltimore-based nonprofit Health Care for All.... Read more »

Health Reform and Healthy Businesses Event

August 20, 2012

Learn how health reform will affect your business, including the effects of health insurance exchanges and tax credits at this free regional event.... Read more »

Health Enterprise Zones

July 27, 2012

We participated in a great public forum last night at the Long Branch Community Center to discuss the Lt. Governor's Health Enterprise Zones initiative to address health disparities. Check out our footage on YouTube.... Read more »

Video: Health Care Stakeholders

July 12, 2012

As broadcast on WBFF Fox 45 (click to watch video) Any way the health care law is sliced, it will cost some people more money. For example, couples earning more than a quarter of a million dollars a year will see their share of Medicare taxes increase in 2013. But, in addition to the millions ... Read more »